Case: Jenny, a 2-year-old girl with a resolving pneumonia and pleural effusion, breathes comfortably on the toddler unit of the hospital. She recently transferred to the floor after an admission to the pediatric intensive care unit. Her nurse reports to the first year resident that Jenny’s parents keep asking when Jenny can go home. John, a first year resident, recalls how ill Jenny looked just 3 days ago. Surprised at the parent’s request, John walks down to Jenny’s room to talk with them.
KeywordsPediatric Intensive Care Unit Febrile Seizure Premature Response Temper Tantrum Person Technique
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